Industry 4.0: the digital transformation of the mining industry. The role and place of Kazakhstan. Government commitment to create an environment for the integration of digital technologies into domestic production. The challenges for the digital transformation of the mining industry in Kazakhstan and beyond. How do mining companies use the tools of the digital revolution? Digital twins: is it hype or an absolute requirement for the future? Examples of the implementation of AI solutions in certain segments of the production cycle. Introduction of machine learning, artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies.